Kazimierz Dolny



Located on the banks of the Vistula 57 mi/92 km southeast of Warsaw, Kazimierz Dolny, Poland, is one of the country's most charming towns and a favorite of Poles. It was never scarred with ugly Soviet-style buildings (which makes it a popular movie location).

Start your stroll at the main square, which is lined with stunning Renaissance houses. Then head to the 16th-century Reformed Franciscan church (Kosciol Reformatow) and finish at the ruins of the 14th-century castle that overlooks the city.

The town can be visited on a day trip from Warsaw or en route from Warsaw to Krakow. It's surrounded by walking trails—ask at the PTTK office (located on the main square) for a trail map of Kazimierz Park. In late June, the city hosts an important fair of popular art, with the best folk groups of Poland performing.

Request Full Destination Guide

To request access to the full version of this destination guide, please provide your email address below. Your email address will only be used for verification purposes and will not be used for marketing purposes.

Email Address  

  Copyright ©2012 Northstar Travel Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.
  Your Travel Specialist
  Second Star Travels
Email: michelle@secondstartravels.com

1034 Alvina lane
Oviedo, Florida 32765
  CA 2099900, FL ST14303, IA 936, NV 2005-0012, WA 602904620